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- New horse owner at the age of 45.
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- Starting riding lessons!
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- IowaPsychRN liked post by SlideStop On thread : I Hate My Barn?First off, your very lucky to have grandparents who support your horse habits. Many people work hard and struggle to say afloat to keep a horse. Can you be blunt with your barn owner? Have you...Liked On: 06-05-2014, 11:27 PM
Posted On: 06-03-2014, 07:38 PMIowaPsychRN liked post by tinyliny On thread : How do you all do it?Hope you don't get stuck in the place where you do nothing but work all the time in order to support a horse and then have no time o ride. What's the fun in that? Personally, at the place you are...Liked On: 04-19-2014, 08:21 AM
Posted On: 01-22-2014, 04:19 AMIowaPsychRN liked post by SueC On thread : Stallion suddenly gone bonkers.....and I think the OP said that since the stallion was well behaved when bought and a type they liked, they were considering whether to breed with him down the track, and given his recent behaviour,...Liked On: 04-19-2014, 08:11 AM
Posted On: 04-16-2014, 08:58 PMIowaPsychRN liked post by Remali On thread : Stallion suddenly gone bonkers..Not cool. No one should assume the OP here is not caring for her horses, how can you compare her to some ad from Craigslist. And, yes, some stallions CAN be kept with mares, it depends on the...Liked On: 04-19-2014, 08:08 AM
Posted On: 04-16-2014, 07:08 PMIowaPsychRN liked post by wild old thing On thread : FearI wrote about three falls I had this year, two on horseback, one where I literally ran myself into a wall by tripping on a rubber backed runner and that was the worst fall of all of them, although...Liked On: 04-16-2014, 03:52 PM
Posted On: 07-14-2013, 06:11 PMIowaPsychRN liked post by MaximasMommy On thread : New Horse Bonding?I just got my horse, and it's arriving at the stable today. I was asking my trainer what I could do with it to bond. She kind of looked at me funny. Of course I'm leaving him to rest in his stall...Liked On: 09-27-2013, 12:03 AM
Posted On: 09-21-2013, 02:30 PMIowaPsychRN liked post by LyraFreedom On thread : Confidence back to 0....think I will give up my dream.I'm just going to tell you my story and hope it helps you! I grew up in the middle of nowhere, no horses for miles. I have loved horses seance I was supper young, I even made my dad promise when...Liked On: 09-14-2013, 09:47 AM
Posted On: 09-12-2013, 06:09 PMIowaPsychRN liked post by samshane On thread : Confidence back to 0....think I will give up my dream.I by no means have the experience that several people here do, but you sound a lot like the situation we went through. After 4yrs of riding lessons we purchased a horse. Long story short, for months...Liked On: 09-12-2013, 12:58 AM
Posted On: 09-11-2013, 08:55 AMIowaPsychRN liked post by hemms On thread : Confidence back to 0....think I will give up my dream.LOVE to read this!! Kudos to you for not giving up, for seeking a solution and for embarking upon a wonderful new phase of relationship-building with your new horse! Very exciting news! Posted via...Liked On: 09-12-2013, 12:58 AM
Posted On: 09-11-2013, 02:05 AMI really think this a great idea. Online, while there are so many great opinions, no one can see your horse, how it behaves, the circumstances and how you ride. If you get a good trainer out they can...Liked On: 09-07-2013, 12:45 AM
Posted On: 09-06-2013, 08:42 PMThat's no good at all. However it doesn't have to be the end of your dreams either. Horse ownership often isn't easy, and its not really all that surprising that this happened. When you get a new...Liked On: 09-02-2013, 09:19 AM
Posted On: 09-02-2013, 04:41 AMIowaPsychRN liked post by Roux On thread : Confidence back to 0....think I will give up my dream.I think you have got some good advise already but I wanted to point something out... From what you said it sounds like YOU STAYED ON and YOU MADE IT HOME!!! You survived a scary experience...Liked On: 09-02-2013, 09:19 AM
Posted On: 09-02-2013, 04:23 AMIowaPsychRN liked post by Shropshirerosie On thread : Confidence back to 0....think I will give up my dream.You're not a failure, you are learning. Now you know that just because your friend may seem to have more experience than you, you should listen to your inner voice of concern and say NO to their...Liked On: 09-02-2013, 12:44 AM
Posted On: 09-02-2013, 12:28 AMIowaPsychRN liked post by smrobs On thread : Confidence back to 0....think I will give up my dream.Yes, even well broke horses will sometimes feed off of the energy of another horse if they don't have a confident rider. Don't give up your dream just yet. Like Allie said, the place you need to...Liked On: 09-02-2013, 12:43 AM
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